Topic: East Asia
Bids by Japan and China for regional influence are reminders of the reason for US preeminence.
11/11/2009 12:00 am
Buoyed by last year’s massive stimulus package, China’s economy will grow enough this year to offset three-quarters of the decline in the US, Eurozone, and Japan, a new World Bank report predicts.
11/04/2009 12:00 am
Sunday's election may directly turn out the ruling party for the first time and bring in a party less servile to the US. Both events should be welcomed.
08/27/2009 01:00 am
The reclusive regime in Burma (Myanmar) is touting its newfound openness, but skeptics wonder whether Webb's rare visit will bring any democratic reform.
08/17/2009 01:00 am
Two earthquakes – in Japan and the Indian Ocean – added to the punishing weather striking East Asia.
08/11/2009 01:00 am
Japan, meanwhile, may deploy the military to deal with the deadly impact of tropical storm Etau.
08/10/2009 01:00 am
A swashbuckling new edition of a story that never grows old.
07/14/2009 01:00 am
From arms control to Afghanistan, analysts say the deals brokered by Obama and Medvedev could profoundly reshape global security.
07/06/2009 01:00 am
Tracking North Korea's Kang Nam is not an extraordinary duty for American warships.
06/24/2009 01:00 am
For the first time, the rogue state has admitted to having a uranium-enrichment program. It also threatened to respond militarily to any attempts to stop any of its ships suspected of carrying nuclear components.
06/14/2009 01:00 am